Global real estate's most influential community

Welcoming more than 800 industry leaders, PERE Asia Week is the premier annual meeting place for the world’s institutional investors, fund managers and asset managers, developers, advisers, and strategic partners to make decisions that define the asset class.

Connect with the opinion leaders shaping the future of global private real estate investment on 3-5 March 2020 to transform your fundraising and investment strategies.

With 88% of global fund managers expecting an increase in investors from Asia, PERE Asia Week is the flagship networking-focused conference for you to build invaluable connections with the region’s leading LPs and discover your next opportunity to boost your business returns in 2020 and beyond.

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Three months' network building in three days

PERE Asia Summit 2020

With a focus on premium networking and content, the flagship PERE Asia Summit connects the most sought after audience for global industry-leading knowledge-sharing and discussions.

PERE Debt Forum 2020

Enhance your real estate debt strategy by exchanging ideas with the most influential LPs and demonstrate your unique value-add capabilities to turbocharge fundraising for 2020 and beyond.



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NGS Super

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Oxford Properties

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Manulife Insurance Company

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Expand your network. Maximize your returns.

Established as the largest gathering for private real estate leaders, PERE Asia Week offers you access to the global real estate’s most influential community and connect you with the largest LPs and global GPs in the region.

Join our evening cocktail receptions, including the renowned Grand Opening Reception and Happy Valley racenight, book a 1-2-1 session with your key business targets, connect with other attendees via improved mobile app, and enjoy unrivalled knowledge-sharing at dedicated roundtables and VIP networking breakfasts.

Enhance strategies. Accelerate fundraising.

Demonstrate your unique value-add capabilities to LPs allocating capital to global private real estate to turbocharge your fundraising in 2020 and beyond. Exchange ideas with prominent global GPs, developers, and strategic advisors to enhance your investment strategies across Asia, Europe, Australia, and the Americas.

A few of the institutional investors that attend year-on-year

AIA Company
Aozora Asia Pacific Finance
Aozora Bank
APG Asset Management
Asia Capital Reinsurance Group
Bouwinvest Real Estate Investors
Brunei Investment Agency
Cambridge Associates Asia
Capra Global Partners
China Life Insurance
China Life Insurance (Overseas) Co Ltd
China Ping An Insurance Overseas
CIC International (Hong Kong)
Citigate Dewe Rogerson
Cornell University
Employees Provident Fund of Malaysia
Employees Retirement System of Texas
Foresealife Insurance
Fubon Life Insurance (Hong Kong)
FWD Group
Hanwha Life Insurance
Hong Kong Jockey Club
Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
Ivanhoe Cambridge
Khazanah Nasional Berhad
Korea Investment Corporation
LAPIS Global
Mitsubishi Corporation (Hong Kong)
Oaktree Capital
Ping An
Prudential Hong Kong
Qatar Investment Authority
San Francisco Employees' Retirement System
State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Syntrus Achmea Real Estate & Finance
Taiping Securities (HK)
Teacher Retirement System of Texas
Temasek International
TFO Management (Hong Kong)
The Korean Teachers' Credit Union
West Japan Metal and Machinery Pension Fund
Zurich Insurance Group

We are currently working hard to create a world-class agenda yet again for PERE Asia Week 2020. For any enquiries, please contact Florian Nuessel (PERE Asia Summit) at and Niann Lai (PERE Debt Forum) at

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Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
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Day 1 - Tuesday 3rd

PERE Debt Forum
08:30 - 09:30

Registration and networking refreshments

09:30 - 09:40

Welcome from PERE and opening remarks from the Chairperson

09:40 - 10:15

Opening panel: Mapping out real estate debt in today’s investment environment

  • Latest trends in global real estate and how debt fits into the modern portfolio
  • The benefits and nuances of private equity real estate versus debt
  • Understanding the key markets and opportunity sets, dispelling myths
  • Return expectations, risk profiles and regulatory considerations
10:15 - 10:45

Keynote speech

10:45 - 11:15

Networking and coffee break

11:15 - 11:50

Global overview and the RED 50: A snapshot of the highs and lows

  • This ranking will highlight the top 50 largest managers of real estate debt funds based on the amount of capital raised from institutional investors between January and December 2019.
11:50 - 12:30

Investors’ strategic thinking

  • Discuss the strategies in today’s market
  • Where are we in the economic cycle and how does credit special situations change in response to the wider economic situation?
12:30 - 14:00

Networking lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Debate: Bank vs Debt fund manager: The lender’s perspective

  • Debt is better that equity at this point in the cycle – why?
  • How much longer can we expect returns to deliver?
  • What are smart ways to battle hedging costs?
  • How to pursue different debt strategies for high yield
14:30 - 15:10

Panel: Real estate debt fundraising in Europe and the US

  • How will Brexit influence the decision of global investors?
  • How will the trade tensions, investment scrutiny and interest rate risk impact investment in the US?
  • The retail evolution: A risk or opportunity for distressed investors?
15:10 - 15:40

Networking Break

15:40 - 16:20

What you need to know about China’s real estate debt market

  • Second or third-tier cities: Are loans secured on assets?
  • What is the current situation and why are development loans, especially the NPLs, a wise choice?
16:20 - 17:00

Focus on Australia: How long can the good times last?

  • Gap analysis: Is there now a surfeit of capital for debt in Australia?
  • Pinpointing the best opportunities in this preferred, but very competitive, market
17:00 - 17:30

Closing keynote

17:30 - 17:45

Chairperson’s closing remarks

17:45 - 20:00

PERE Asia Week Cocktail reception at the Grand Hyatt Pool House


Day 2 - Wednesday 4th

Global trends & Specialist
07:45 - 08:45

PERE VIP Breakfasts – by invitation only

  • LP Networking Morning
  • Founders Roundtable
  • Women in Real Estate
08:00 - 08:55

Registration, refreshments and morning networking

08:55 - 09:20

Welcome and opening from the day one chairperson

09:20 - 10:10

Opening panel: Asia’s real estate investor crystal ball - What’s in stall for the 2020s?

In the interactive quick-fire round, the region’s industry leaders will discuss upcoming trends, capital flows, the shifting dynamics in asset management and their predictions on what GPs will have to do to survive the next decade to come.

10:10 - 11:15

Keynote interview – The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

An exclusive look back at the funds raised and deals made of the past years from an industry expert.

10:45 - 11:15

Networking coffee break

11:15 - 11:50

Davids and Goliaths: Who is next when it comes to private equity M&As?

Consolidation has become a growing trend in private real estate fund management. With a changing group of competitors for funds and less choice in managers for LPs, this session will explore what this will mean for investors, fees, portfolios and asset owners.

11:50 - 13:00

LP panel discussion – Institutional perspectives on private real estate

Global investors will debate the current cycle, fees and portfolio strategies. In addition, we will explore a multitude of issues such as ESG guidelines, diversity, internal capabilities and the changing relationships with GPs and operating partners.

13:00 - 14:30

Networking lunch at the Tiffin lounge

14:30 - 17:45

Breakout into the PERE Asia 2020 Streams:


The PERE Tech stream will explore the latest developments in investment and property technology – and how they will affect your bottom lines. Who are the proptech disrupters?


PERE Direct and Co-Investment

Direct investment from LPs has become an increasing trend, increasingly disrupting the LP-GP-Developer hierarchy. In addition, a multitude of co-investment models will further affect fees and bottom lines. What are the implications for those involved – and those left behind?


PERE Alternatives

From hospitality to data centers, from co-living to car-parks, PERE Alternatives will explore the best strategies when it comes to the asset class, demographics, and yields. Hear from the experts in case studies and discussions.


17:45 - 17:50

End of first day

17:50 - 20:00

PERE Asia’s famous evening cocktail reception

Sponsors, secure your table now and invite your investors to join you for an evening of dinner and drinks to network and wind-down. Contact the sponsorship team on



Day 3 - Thursday 5th

Global markets, Research Insights & PERE Think Tanks
07:45 - 08:45

Breakfast Briefing – by invitation only

Hosted by Colliers International

08:45 - 09:15

Registration, refreshments and morning networking

09:15 - 09:20

Welcome to day two and opening comments from today’s chairperson

09:20 - 09:55

Data snapshot: The global fundraising trends – PERE and RCA

09:55 - 10:40

Panel: What’s next for China – Cross-border investments and capital flows

  • As China is consolidating again and foreign capital flows back in, where are the next big opportunities – from residential to office and logistics.
  • Will China’s real estate debt assets continue to offer attractive returns?
  • Who are the rising stars as China’s domestic LPs and GPs enter the next phases of an increasingly maturing market?
10:40 - 11:10

Networking coffee break

11:10 - 11:55

North America – Seeking returns in a highly competitive region

  • What are the growth opportunities for foreign investors in the world’s largest real estate market? Where are the high-growth regions and asset classes as the tax regime is becoming more favorable?
  • Will high hedging costs continue to influence investment over the coming years?
11:55 - 12:40

Australia – Opportunities in a changing market

  • Will Australia continue to be a prime destination for Chinese offshore capital?
  • Where are the major opportunities in real estate debt and the opportunities arising from tightening curbs on property lending?
12:40 - 13:45

Networking lunch

13:45 - 14:15

Europe – Looking for the right strategies

  • Will Asian investors continue to buy-up first-tier real estate? Is there an increasing trend for capital to flow into second-tier and Central European markets?
  • What’s next for the UK four months after Brexit?
  • From logistics to multifamily – what are the growth drivers in the next decade?
14:15 - 15:00

Asian markets focus and the next big trends

  • From logistics in Korea to Hospitality in Japan, what are the latest growth strategies?
  • Demographics, yields and asset classes: What is the right mix for mature markets in the region?
  • Emerging markets: What are the panelists’ top and bottom recommendations?
15:00 - 18:00

Networking coffee break and breakout into PERE Think Tank Roundtables:

Logistics opportunities Renewables and Sustainability Exit Strategies and Secondaries The Greater Bay Area
The UK market after Brexit Asia’s demographic change Core vs Opportunistic US: Taxes and Trade Wars

PERE Asia Week offers a unique opportunity for organisations to raise their profile by meeting with a global audience of senior decision-makers in the private real estate industry.

For exclusive sponsorship packages for 2020, contact the Sponsorship Team at or call +852 2153 3846.

Which package is for me?

Maximize your networking time with global real estate’s most influential community by attending the full three days of PERE Asia Week, opening with a day focused on fundraising for real estate debt strategies followed by the 13th annual PERE Asia Summit – the flagship event for private real estate professionals.

Check out the package options available below and then secure your place today – you could save up to US$1,929!

PERE Asia Week 2020

PERE Asia Week full access

Boost your networking opportunities, and gain the best savings, by attending the full PERE Asia Week on 3-5 March – global real estate’s most influential community.


  • Access to 800+ PERE Asia Week attendees
  • Access to three days of premium content
  • 30+ hours networking with global real estate’s most influential community
  • Access to the Grand Opening Cocktail Reception and Happy Valley Race Night
  • Dedicated roundtables, think tanks and VIP breakfasts for intimate knowledge-sharing with likeminded individuals
  • Contact PERE Asia Week attendees before, during and after the event utilizing our new and improved event app
  • Save up to US$1,929 before 6 November 2019

PERE Asia Summit 2020

PERE Asia Summit only

The 13th annual PERE Asia Summit on 4-5 March is the centerpiece of PERE Asia Week and is renowned as the leading conference for global private real estate professionals.


  • Access to 600+ PERE Asia Summit attendees
  • Access to two days of premium content
  • 22+ hours networking
  • Access to the Grand Opening Cocktail Reception and Happy Valley Race Night
  • Dedicated roundtables, think tanks and VIP breakfasts for intimate knowledge-sharing with likeminded individuals
  • Contact PERE Asia Summit attendees before, during and after the event utilizing our new and improved event app
  • Save up to US$700 before 6 November 2019

PERE Debt Forum 2020

PERE Debt Forum only

The PERE Debt Forum on 3 March is Asia’s only conference exclusively focused on global real estate debt strategies and fundraising opportunities.


  • Access to 200+ PERE Debt Forum attendees
  • Access to one day of premium content
  • 8+ hours of networking
  • Access to end of day cocktail reception
  • Contact PERE Debt Forum attendees before, during and after the event utilizing our new and improved event app
  • Save up to US$700 before 6 November 2019

Ticket definitions

General delegate

For in-house experts at fund and asset managers, developers, and banks.

Service provider

For employees of any professional services organisation which provides advisory service and/or technology solutions to investment professionals.


For all current Platinum or Gold subscribers to PERE. Only the named subscriber of an account is eligible for the discount, confirmation subject to approval.

Qualified investor

For permanent employees from foundations, endowments, insurance companies, pension funds, and sovereign wealth funds. Confirmation subject to approval.